levator palpebrae muscle


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Related to levator palpebrae muscle: musculus levator palpebrae superioris

levator palpebrae muscle

Eyelid muscle. Origin: inner roof of orbit. Insertion: skin and tarsal plate of upper eyelid. Nerve: oculomotor (CN III). Action: raises upper eyelid.
See: extraocular for illus.
See also: muscle
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